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Posted By Dixie2012

Well, I'll start with this. I'm sure others will...

Well, I'll start with this. I'm sure others will chime in especially cheese

Have you checked/changed the spark plug?
How old was the gas you put in it & was fuel stabilizer added to it?
Any...
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Posted By Dixie2012

I'm not an expert on speakers but I have had some...

I'm not an expert on speakers but I have had some long term use of speakers in a pro setting.

First, I don't know what speakers or amps you're using so its difficult to give you any specific or...
10-14-20, 02:18 PM
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Posted By Dixie2012

As a former EMT (a long time ago in the 80's), I...

As a former EMT (a long time ago in the 80's), I don't have to tell you that it depends on really what the problem is & we wont know that without tests. So, I strongly suspect a tear or strain as...
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Posted By Dixie2012

IMO......... its never a good idea to store...

IMO......... its never a good idea to store passwords on your computer anywhere....... but I do. I have a couple of paid antivirus & malware software's but that's not fool proof. TBH, IMO, ANY...
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Posted By Dixie2012

I haven't had any first hand experience with the...

I haven't had any first hand experience with the technology of "detectors" in years. But I'm just gonna ask a couple of basic questions first. Are you sure its a "smoke" detector & not a heat/fire...
10-10-20, 03:24 PM
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Posted By Dixie2012

I wish I could fill some of these holes where the...

I wish I could fill some of these holes where the trees uprooted, but I know that wont work. I wondered if it would be any good for fertilizer or some minerals etc for a garden spot.
I could mix it...
10-10-20, 01:51 PM
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Posted By Dixie2012

Burned Tree Ash Suggestions

Hurricane Laura came through my place as a CAT 2 & brought down about 8 trees, mostly hickory. Insurance (SF) doesnt cover downed trees nor do they cover removal of downed trees. So, I gotta get rid...
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Posted By Dixie2012

Norm, Im with you. I've never seen one as far as...

Norm, Im with you. I've never seen one as far as I know. Maybe so, but didnt know what it was. Ive been watching this thread through curiosity. Since you asked, I searched youtube.
Interesting.
...
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Posted By Dixie2012

I'll add a 3rd possibility to PD's list. I'll...

I'll add a 3rd possibility to PD's list. I'll first admit I am far from being a plumber but I did have an issue once at a previous home. It was a 1970's home & had clay sewer pipes. One collapsed (I...
10-01-20, 04:16 PM
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Posted By Dixie2012

PAbugman , thanks for the reply to my post. As...

PAbugman , thanks for the reply to my post. As always your expertise is appreciated & valued. I learned some things that hopefully I will remember in the future if needed in case of another skunk...
09-30-20, 06:33 PM
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Posted By Dixie2012

I'm certainly no expert when it comes to skunks,...

I'm certainly no expert when it comes to skunks, but I had at least one skunk under an old barn last year. Its sprayed one of my dogs twice, but not too bad because she "give it a talking to" from a...
09-24-20, 05:03 AM
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Posted By Dixie2012

Allow me to make another suggestion from my...

Allow me to make another suggestion from my previous post. I noted that most RCs have several frequencies of choice. I never heard of it but maybe the channel/frequency you've been using, doesn't...
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Posted By Dixie2012

To the OP: You said a couple of things that I...

To the OP:
You said a couple of things that I am not clear on:
The other property owner wont sell you a piece of the property for the septic.
You dont have the money to buy the land.

Ok...
09-23-20, 02:17 PM
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Posted By Dixie2012

Ahhh, yeah, nice planes there. I had (I think)...

Ahhh, yeah, nice planes there. I had (I think) 1/24th. A few of the guys had some 1/35 scale. I hated that fuel back then. It'd get all over the planes & you'd spend more time cleaning them up than...
09-23-20, 01:01 PM
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Posted By Dixie2012

I used to fool with RC airplanes a little. I...

I used to fool with RC airplanes a little. I built one but its been 35+ years since I fooled with one so my knowledge might be waaaaayyyy out of date.

Each action on the car has a servo motor. In...
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Posted By Dixie2012

Is the car over heating? Running hot? Normally,...

Is the car over heating? Running hot?
Normally, depending on how stopped up the catalytic converter is, the engine will run hot. And I'm saying, depending on how stopped up it is. But it is another...
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Posted By Dixie2012

My last neighbor did this. I am overly surprised...

My last neighbor did this. I am overly surprised that they did, because they are very picky about design, appearance, decor, etc. We had to trim about 3/8" as his appliance was about 1/4" to tall.
I...
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Posted By Dixie2012

Refrigerators can be adjusted in height but the...

Refrigerators can be adjusted in height but the minimum height is listed in its dimensions. If its 67.5", that is the minimum height. I dont know if the "feet" can be removed from appliances like...
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Posted By Dixie2012

For me, my question is... is your desk top...

For me, my question is... is your desk top wireless capable? I am assuming not but I just need to ask. Unless that thing is really old, I mean wireless systems have been out for quite a long time &...
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Posted By Dixie2012

This right here ^^^^^^^ is why I am not going...

This right here ^^^^^^^ is why I am not going with an internal issue. Again, I think its going to be something mechanical.... a shock or a tie rod end about to come loose. It could be a foreign...
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Posted By Dixie2012

I dont know. There may be no correlation but,...

I dont know. There may be no correlation but, since its electrical, and since what I got from your post, its not getting either fuel or spark. So, if its an electrical issue, it could be shutting off...
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Posted By Dixie2012

I'm just trying to ring a bell in someone's...

I'm just trying to ring a bell in someone's thoughts........
Possibly that little anti backfire thingy on the bottom of the fuel bowl on the carburetor????

I THINK the way that works is to shut...
09-12-20, 04:36 AM
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Posted By Dixie2012

Everyone has made good points & I appreciate all...

Everyone has made good points & I appreciate all input. Lots of things for me to consider which is why I asked for your opinions. Thanks for your time & thoughts.
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Posted By Dixie2012

To me, this sounds more like something loose or...

To me, this sounds more like something loose or broken or even a foreign object.
A broken shock is a possibility.

We just need some more info but after 4 days with no feedback, I'm afraid the...
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Posted By Dixie2012

Well, after a couple of more tries, I took...

Well, after a couple of more tries, I took another chance & ordered a $40 carb from Amazon. Got it & put it on this afternoon. It started & run. I drove it around a bit, runs good & it idles great. I...
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